A controlled unwinding of the euro might offer material economic benefits to many members of the Eurozone.
Is Renzi putting his personal electoral interests over those of his country? And will his gamble pay off?
Despite potential referendum loss, risk of new elections, bigger political upheaval or Italy leaving the euro is quite low.
Economically, Italy and Germany seem worlds apart. Why then are the two countries’ banks both facing a deep crisis?
It is clear that Britain will not join the Euro – not now and probably not ever.
Europe is telling the Swiss, Greeks and the British to either live by the rules — or else…
High time for more realism and a fundamental rethink of European structures.
Are two divergent economic cultures clashing inside the Eurozone?
Why the average German is the main loser in the Eurozone.